February 01, 2020 10:47 am
The Class IX student kept Batham, who was killed by police force early on Friday, at bay by locking the door of the basement where they were holed up.
February 01, 2020 10:52 am
People in the crowd said Subhash, a murder convict, was a “psychopath capable of doing anything”. “It won’t come as a surprise if he set up bombs that can blow up anytime to create chaos even after his death,” said a villager standing outside the cordoned-off house.
February 01, 2020 10:49 am
Batham also shot and injured a local resident, who tried to negotiate with him. Another policemen was injured in firing. The condition of the injured is stable, police said.
February 01, 2020 10:50 am
Police said Subhash Batham, a murder convict out on bail, had invited the children home for his daughter’s birthday and then held them at gunpoint.